2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

A Pap test is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,028 2,820 90.1 88.4-91.5 208 9.9 8.5-11.6
-Eastern NC 1,094 1,033 90.3 87.0-92.8 61 9.7 7.2-13.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 665 637 91.8 87.6-94.6 28 8.2 5.4-12.4
Non-Hispanic Black 269 248 88.9 81.1-93.7 21 11.1 6.3-18.9
Other 160 148 85.0 74.0-91.8 12 15.0 8.2-26.0
AGE
18-34 169 133 70.9 61.7-78.7 36 29.1 21.3-38.3
35-44 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 148 148 100 . - . *** *** ***
55-64 218 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 297 270 86.2 79.0-91.1 27 13.8 8.9-21.0
Some Post-H.S. 314 297 89.6 83.1-93.8 17 10.4 6.2-16.9
College Graduate 380 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 357 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 735 692 89.4 85.3-92.5 43 10.6 7.5-14.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,044 984 90.0 86.6-92.6 60 10.0 7.4-13.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 489 458 88.1 82.7-92.0 31 11.9 8.0-17.3
Unemployed 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 339 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 230 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 447 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSING
Own 733 706 94.3 90.7-96.6 27 5.7 3.4- 9.3
Rent 280 258 86.1 78.5-91.3 22 13.9 8.7-21.5
Other arrangement 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 325 309 92.5 86.9-95.8 16 7.5 4.2-13.1
Rural 672 635 89.2 84.5-92.6 37 10.8 7.4-15.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 707 670 90.6 86.2-93.7 37 9.4 6.3-13.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 238 224 92.1 86.3-95.6 14 7.9 4.4-13.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 208 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 352 330 88.3 82.1-92.6 22 11.7 7.4-17.9
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 398 376 89.3 82.1-93.9 22 10.7 6.1-17.9

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*Respondents who reported having hysterectomy were excluded from both numerator and denominator.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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